How technology can teach police to de-escalate encounters with the disabled

How technology can teach police to de-escalate..

After a nine-month pilot program, the police department in St. Paul, Minnesota, has signed a two-year contract with local developer VariAware to help officers effectively manage situations involving individuals...


Cleveland leading the way in biomedical technology

Cleveland leading the way in biomedical technology

Cleveland continues to be at the forefront of biomedical technology in the country without any sign of slowing...


Ford throws $5M into Detroit’s Willow Run driverless car test site

Ford throws $5M into Detroit’s Willow Run..

Ford Motor Co. has announced it will be investing $5 million into the American Center for Mobility in the Ypsilanti...


Devmountain: Making learning to code for everyone

Devmountain: Making learning to code for everyone

As Napoleon (Dynamite) famously once said, “Girls only like guys who have great skills.” Regardless of whether you are trying to impress the opposite sex, it’s important to have...


SkyDeck looks worldwide for new accelerator program participants

SkyDeck looks worldwide for new accelerator program..

UC Berkeley’s SkyDeck has announced that is it now accepting applications for its 2018 Spring cohort of its SkyDeck Accelerator program. Accepted startups will receive $100,000 in funding from...


DOT releases new safety guidelines for driverless vehicles at MCity

DOT releases new safety guidelines for driverless..

U.S. Secretary of Transportation, Elaine Chao, visited Ann Arbor’s MCity on September 12 to announce new safety guidelines for autonomous...


Nebraska startup CompanyCam shows huskers some love with free app

Nebraska startup CompanyCam shows huskers some love..

In a show of gratitude and support for its local community, Lincoln-based CompanyCam has announced that it will be offering its construction management photo application free to Nebraska-based contractors...


Indiana companies team up to foster biotech entrepreneurship

Indiana companies team up to foster biotech..

Pearl Pathways – a company dedicated to providing support and IRB services for regulatory compliance of biotech companies, and VisionTech Partners-  a group of angel investors interested in local...


Illinois’ blockchain efforts gain traction

Illinois’ blockchain efforts gain traction

Building on the state’s earlier blockchain-based innovations towards creating an entrepreneurship-friendly ecosystem and encouraging collaboration between different governmental agencies, Illinois proposes the initiative to use blockchains to record birth...


Iowa VR startup is helping police and military in training scenarios

Iowa VR startup is helping police and..

A virtual reality startup from Cedar Rapids, Iowa is working with military and law enforcement agencies to create VR training...